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Winnipeg plays Nashville, looks to stop home losing streak

Nashville Predators (20-16-7, fifth in the Central Division) vs. Winnipeg Jets (24-17-4, fourth in the Central Division)

Winnipeg, Manitoba; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Winnipeg plays Nashville looking to break its five-game home skid.

The Jets are 15-8-3 against Western Conference opponents. Winnipeg averages just 3.0 penalties per game, the least in the league. Dmitry Kulikov leads the team averaging 0.4.

The Predators are 12-9-4 in Western Conference play. Nashville averages 9.5 penalty minutes per game, the eighth-most in the NHL. Austin Watson leads the team serving 49 total minutes.

In their last meeting on Nov. 19, Winnipeg won 2-1.

TOP PERFORMERS: Mark Scheifele leads the Jets with 29 assists and has recorded 51 points this season. Kyle Connor has collected 13 points over the last 10 games for Winnipeg.

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Filip Forsberg leads the Predators with 15 goals and has 31 points. Roman Josi has totalled 12 assists over the last 10 games for Nashville.

LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 4-4-2, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.4 assists, 4.3 penalties and 10.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .886 save percentage.

Jets: 4-4-2, averaging 3.5 goals, 5.9 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.5 penalty minutes while giving up 3.7 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.

INJURIES: Jets: None listed.

Predators: Dante Fabbro: day to day (upper-body).

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.